Houston in Texas is famous for many reasons. One, it is the fourth largest city in the United States. Two, it is a major oil processing center for Texan oilfields and offshore drilling rigs. And finally three, Houston was made the headquarters of the American space program’s Mission Control Center in 1962. Since then this part of Texas has come a long way with its economic development reflecting in its skyline and its cultural evolution in various attractions like museums, parks and monuments.
With the Gulf of Mexico in close proximity to Houston city, it experiences a warm climate all year round. However, the best time to come here is during spring time from February to April and the fall season from September to November when the temperature is pleasant, the tourist waves are small and the discounts and deal plenty. There are multiple festivals during these seasons, but if you’d like some quite time in the city winter is the best season. But don’t forget to pack warm clothes because the temperatures do tend to dip.
Food trucks are a thriving business in Houston, Texas. They amount to affordable dining and ensure you get a hearty meal that is fabulous. These trucks roam throughout the city, so it is hard to miss on when you come to the city. Another great way to save money in Houston is by picking up a CityPASS. It can help you score major discounts on the entry fees to museums, the city zoo and even the Space Center. Also make sure you look online for coupons offering amazing reductions on the cost of hotels and restaurants.